Technical Session for farmers at IITA

HEDA Resource Centre in partnership with International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA) will be organising a training and technical knowledge session for 25 selected women, men and youth crop (cassava, rice, maize, plantain and yam) farmers at a demonstration farm on the IITA Campus, Ibadan. This technical session will provide practical knowledge on; breeding systems, mechanisation systems, soil preparation and management, improved irrigation systems, water management as well as farm machinery management.

IITA will also present the Vitamin A Cassava as well as their Business Incubation project.

The training is scheduled to hold on 25th March, 2015 and will be facilitated by the following persons; Dr. Kenton Dashiell (DDG PCD), Dr. Aina, Mr. Wilson Igbaifua, Dr. P. Kolawole and Dr. E. Parkes.